Topic: New Bedford

Featured

  • Unemployment down? For these five cities, it has gone up.

    Unemployment down? For these five cities, it has gone up.

    Unemployment has fallen to 8.8 percent, the lowest rate in two years. In March, the economy added 216,000 new jobs. But the recovery is leaving some US metros behind. Already mired in above-average joblessness, their unemployment rate is now higher than what it was when the recovery began in June 2009. Here’s a look at five of these wrong-direction metros:

All Content